A Live Journal Community devoted to the phenomenal Irish actress, Fiona Shaw. Ms. Shaw's work spans the gamut from ground-breaking theatrical work to light-hearted comedies. A recipient of the CBE, Fiona Shaw is internationally regarded as one of this generation's finest actresses.
Fiona's IMDB listing. General Info: Birthday: July 10, 1958 Birthplace: County Cork, Ireland Awards/Honors:
In 1993, Shaw won both the Evening Standard Drama Award for Best Actress and the Olivier Award for Best Actress for her role in Stephen Daldry's "Machinal" at the Royal National Theatre. Her other theater credits include "Footfalls" at the Garrick Theatre; the title role of "Hedda Gabler" at the Abbey Theatre, Dublin. In 1990, Shaw won the Olivier Award for Best Actress for her roles in "As You Like It" (Old Vic), "Electra" (Royal Shakespeare Company) and "The Good Person Of Sechuan" (Royal National Theatre). The latter performance also earned the actress the 1990 London's Critics Award as Best Actress. She was awarded an Officier des Arts et Lettres in France in 2000 and an honorary CBE in the 2001 New Years Honours.
What is welcome here: *Discussion of Ms. Shaw's movies, theatrical performances, etc. *Fan fiction based on any of Ms. Shaw's characters *Links to reviews, pictures, upcoming events, and fan fiction
What is not welcome here: *spamming *Flaming *General impoliteness
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